Articles Tagged ‘western wall renovations’

Jerusalem’s Western Wall Area to Get $23 million Upgrade

November 21, 2010 | What's New | Read More
More than 8 million people visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem every year.  Almost everyone who comes to Israel makes a pilgrimage to the Wall that is a remnant of the perimeter wall of the Second Temple built by King Herod.  The rest of the Temple was destroyed by the Romans in 70 CE, but the retaining...